Adorner
Adorner A*dorn"er, n. He who, or that which, adorns; a beautifier. [1913 Webster]

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  • adorner — ⇒ADORNER, verbe trans. A. Vx, littér. Orner, parer avec quelque recherche. 1. [En parlant d un vêtement] : • 1. Disons, pour ne rien omettre, que deux pennes de coq, bifurquées comme un cimier de cocuage, adornaient grotesquement son feutre gris… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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  • adorner — noun On who places adornments, who adorns …   Wiktionary

  • adorner — n. one who adorns, decorator …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • adorn — adorner, n. adorningly, adv. /euh dawrn /, v.t. 1. to decorate or add beauty to, as by ornaments: garlands of flowers adorning their hair. 2. to make more pleasing, attractive, impressive, etc.; enhance: Piety adorned Abigail s character. [1325… …   Universalium

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  • orner — [ ɔrne ] v. tr. <conjug. : 1> • XIIIe; lat. ornare 1 ♦ Mettre en valeur, embellir (une chose). ⇒ agrémenter, décorer, enjoliver, ornementer, 1. parer. Orner une façade de drapeaux. ⇒ pavoiser. Orner sa boutonnière d une fleur. ⇒ fleurir.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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